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Actually, it seems to me that it’s Wolfred who needs help once he decides to suggest that the girl kill Mackinnon in order to get away. What happens astounds him, and pleases the girl. She saves him in a series of near escapes, and then nurses him back to health when he falls ill with labyrinthitis, brought on by the intense cold in his ears.

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Actually, it seems to me that it’s Wolfred who needs help once he decides to suggest that the girl kill Mackinnon in order to get away. What happens astounds him, and pleases the girl. She saves him in a series of near escapes, and then nurses him back to health when he falls ill with labyrinthitis, brought on by the intense cold in his ears.

Kunnen voeten ons iets over onze persoonlijkheid vertellen? Ja, dat blijkt zo te zijn! Uit de vorm van de voeten en de grootte van de tenen, kunnen we veel interessante dingen opmaken. Kijk maar tot …

It turns out that, yes they can! From the shape of the feet and the size of the toes, we can interpret a lot of interesting things.

The Overmedication of Our Kids is Worse Than We Thought: 10,000 American toddlers are now taking ADHD medications like Adderall before they even have a meaningful interaction with another person...

The Overmedication of Our Kids Is Worse Than We Thought

The Overmedication of Our Kids is Worse Than We Thought: American toddlers are now taking ADHD medications like Adderall before they even have a meaningful interaction with another person.

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The surgeon giving his patients VR instead of sedatives

Virtually painless – how VR is making surgery simpler

The Greek Hero at the Gym:  A new attitude toward fitness, echoing the classical world, finds the best workout for body (and mind) in the struggle to master demanding skills

The Greek Hero at the Gym

WSJ" The Greek Hero at the Gym: A new attitude toward fitness, echoing the classical world, finds the best workout for body (and mind) in the struggle to master demanding skills

Parkinson’s Disease may Start in the Gut and Travel to the Brain - It seems the nerve damage behind Parkinson's starts in the stomach or colon before spreading to brain cells - but we don't know what's causing it

A single dose of the psychedelic drug psilocybin can relieve feelings of depression and anxiety in people with cancer and increase their quality of life

Japan Has So Many People Turning 100, It Can't Afford To Give Them All Gifts

Japan Has So Many People Turning 100, It Can't Afford To Give Them All Gifts

Labels Matter! (if you do not know what GMOs are, please look it up...it's in almost every "food" we buy. Educate for our children's future health)

(if you do not know what GMOs are, please look it up. Educate for our children's future health)

Scans Show Psychopaths Have Brain Abnormalities

50 Brain Facts: interesting facts from how the brain affects learning to facts about memory.

English odd facts.. Figured out the lack of future tense a few years ago and it's become frustrating! Great infographic!

English Is Weird Infographic -- Did you know that English is the first language of between 300 and 400 million people. However, only about of the total population of the world speaks English as a native language?

Are Snapchat Filters Ruining Our Perception Of Ourselves?

Are Snapchat Filters Ruining Our Perception Of Ourselves?

Literary Devices

"Literary Devices," from Grant Snider's Incidental Comics. I think I know a few writers who use these. the random analogy generator looks like fun, though! Create into a classroom activity.

The truth behind that job advertisement for a lectureship/assistant professorship | Words in mOcean

The truth behind that job advertisement for a lectureship/assistant professorship